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A third-level Corporate Affairs functionary with the EEC division of Philip Morris International in Europe. He was in Lausanne, Switzerland until 1990, then relocated to Brussels. His immediate boss was Paul Maglione (head of PR).
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1990 May 11: Corporate Affairs structure diagram (before the restructuring) He is listed as Issues Manager PM EEC Corporate Affairs (Part of PM International)
1990 Oct 1: Announcement that Philip Morris EEC's Corporate Affairs headquarters will relocated to Brussels, and Wirz will become Issues coordinator.
They have created a faux-company/division Philip Morris Corporate Services Inc. headed by Michael Horst (who still retaines his PM EEC position and reports to Walter Thoma) with managment staff Ian Sargeant, Reudiger May, Paul Maglione, Jacques Constant.
He had been the Issues Coodinator in Laussane, but he now became Issues Manager under Paul Maglione. Gerald Wirz took his old job.
1990 Nov 12: Listed as a Philip Morris manager dealing with "Smoking Issues"